11 Small Towns Around Portland Where Everyone Knows Your Name

Sometimes it is nice to get away and live a slower life, even if just for the day. While Portland still has a small-town feel compared to other big cities, a change of pace is always nice when life gets overwhelming. These 10 small cities and towns surrounding us are much smaller and have a whole different feel than being in the city, making them the perfect escape when you need a break.

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